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Re: Porteous in Kirklinton,Arthuret
Posted by: Derek Porteous (ID *****6099) Date: July 26, 2005 at 08:54:23
In Reply to: Porteous in Kirklinton,Arthuret by Cheryl Bjerke of 363

Hi Cheryl,

I think this is my family. Extracts are


Descendants of William PORTUS


Generation No. 1

1. 519 WILLIAM1 PORTUS1 was born Abt. 1715.

Notes for 519 WILLIAM PORTUS:
Lived Well know Rigg east of Longtown in Kirklinton parish
       
Child of 519 WILLIAM PORTUS is:
2.       i.       519 WILLIAM2 PORTEOUS, b. 30 Jul 1742, Kirklinton; d. 11 Jan 1780, Arthuret.


Generation No. 2

2. 519 WILLIAM2 PORTEOUS (WILLIAM1 PORTUS)2 was born 30 Jul 1742 in Kirklinton3, and died 11 Jan 1780 in Arthuret4. He married 519 MARY BELL 16 Aug 1769 in Arthuret5.

Notes for 519 WILLIAM PORTEOUS:
Barber in OPR. could be the son of William Porteous of Wellknow Rigg
buried 11 Jan 1780. Could also be the son of Mary of Peth(very near to
Longtown). Sarah baptised 2 Aug 1778 d. of William Porthouse.
       
Children of WILLIAM PORTEOUS and MARY BELL are:
3.       i.       519 GEORGE3 PORTEOUS, b. 07 Jul 1772, Arthuret.
       ii.       519 JOHN PORTEOUS, b. 27 Jun 1774, Arthuret5; d. 22 Jul 1774, Athuret6.

More About 519 JOHN PORTEOUS:
Burial: 22 Jul 1774, Arthuret

4.       iii.       519 WILLIAM PORTEOUS, b. 07 Jul 1775, Arthuret; d. 15 Apr 1844, Arthuret.
       iv.       519 MARY PORTEOUS, b. 26 Sep 1777, Arthuret7; d. 1818, Arthuret; m. JOHN FORSTER, 17 Nov 1794, Arthuret7.

Notes for 519 MARY PORTEOUS:
Check gravestone in Arthuret church. Cross saying she died aged 41 years.

       v.       519 SARAH PORTEOUS, b. 17 Jan 1780, Arthuret7; d. 07 Oct 1780, Longtown8.
       vi.       519 JOHN PORTEOUS9, b. 1781, Arthuret.

More About 519 JOHN PORTEOUS:
Christening: 11 Nov 1781, Arthuret10


Generation No. 3

3. 519 GEORGE3 PORTEOUS (WILLIAM2, WILLIAM1 PORTUS)11 was born 07 Jul 1772 in Arthuret. He married 519 MARY12.
       
Children of GEORGE PORTEOUS and MARY are:
5.       i.       ?4 PORTEOUS, b. Abt. 1790.
6.       ii.       519 GEORGE PORTEOUS, b. Abt. 1817, Longtown; d. 15 Feb 1864, Dumfries.


4. 519 WILLIAM3 PORTEOUS (WILLIAM2, WILLIAM1 PORTUS)13 was born 07 Jul 1775 in Arthuret14, and died 15 Apr 1844 in Arthuret15. He married ELIZABETH CARRUTHERS16 19 Jul 1803 in Arthuret17. She was born Abt. 1781 in Cumberland, and died Aft. 1841.
       
Children of WILLIAM PORTEOUS and ELIZABETH CARRUTHERS are:
       i.       WILLIAM4 PORTEOUS, b. 27 Apr 1804, Arthuret18; m. ELEANOR GORDEN, 19 Aug 1830, Arthuret18.
       ii.       ELIZABETH PORTEOUS18, b. 05 Nov 1817, Arthuret.


Generation No. 4

5. ?4 PORTEOUS (GEORGE3, WILLIAM2, WILLIAM1 PORTUS) was born Abt. 1790.
       
Child of ? PORTEOUS is:
       i.       ROBERT5 PORTEOUS19, b. 1810, Scotland; d. Bef. 1881; m. MARY O'CONNOR20, 1852, Liverpool21; b. 1830, Ireland; d. 1881.

Notes for ROBERT PORTEOUS:
Hairdresser. Lived at 22 Pitt Street, Liverpool 1861 census

Notes for MARY O'CONNOR:
Seamstress


6. 519 GEORGE4 PORTEOUS (GEORGE3, WILLIAM2, WILLIAM1 PORTUS) was born Abt. 1817 in Longtown22, and died 15 Feb 1864 in Dumfries23. He married 519 MARY RICHARDSON24 26 Dec 1835 in Dumfries25. She was born 31 Jan 1818 in Dumfries St. Michaels, and died Aft. 187226.

Notes for 519 GEORGE PORTEOUS:
died of Phthisis pulnonatis at Queensberry Street, Dumfries. Parents
George and Mary Porteous, both deceased.
Occupation as a hairdresser on certificate of marriage of William Robert
Porteous. Address on 1841 and 1851 census is Friers Vennel, Dumfries.
When William was born in 1855 3girls and a boy living, 2 girls and 3 boys
deceased.

Notes for 519 MARY RICHARDSON:
Daughter of Samuel Richardson and Jenat Johnston. Had a sister Helen, bat
4-4-1816. Also sister Elizabeth who married James Hornal. Thsi sister was
informant of George Porteous death certificate.

More About 519 MARY RICHARDSON:
Christening: 06 Feb 1818

Marriage Notes for GEORGE PORTEOUS and MARY RICHARDSON:
Proclaimed 6/12/1835. They paid 1 schilling (the minimum price)
       
Children of GEORGE PORTEOUS and MARY RICHARDSON are:
       i.       JANET5 PORTEOUS27, b. Abt. 1837, Dumfries27.
       ii.       WILLIAM PORTEOUS28, b. 15 Sep 1838, Troqueer; d. Bef. 1851.

Notes for WILLIAM PORTEOUS:
Not on 1851 census

More About WILLIAM PORTEOUS:
Christening: 17 Sep 1838, Troqueer

       iii.       THOMAS PORTEOUS29, b. 23 Mar 1842, Dumfries30; d. 188731.

Do you hav eany more information on this family?

Regards
Derek Porteous


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